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Tourist Guiding (North Highlands)

University of the Highlands and Islands

Venues

Argyll College UHI, Highland Theological College UHI, Inverness College UHI, Lews Castle College UHI, North Highland College UHI, Orkney College UHI, West Highland College UHI, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

This unique one year SCQF level 7 programme aims to create fully trained Tourist Guides for the North Highlands area. Students will achieve a nationally recognised Scottish Tourist Guides Association (STGA) Green Badge qualification, along with qualifications in managing and promoting their own businesses, as part of a higher education qualification which can then be articulated into a number of University of the Highlands and Islands degrees.

This course will appeal to those seeking to work in the tourism industry and those already working there who wish to upskill and gain recognised qualifications.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at C or above

Start Date

September

Qualification

CertHE

Study Method

Part time (day)

UCAS Code

N830

Course Length

2 years

Department

Business and Leisure

SCQF Level

7

Website

www.uhi.ac.uk